Health and Exercise Sciences

  • Sport Management Students Practice Interview Skills

    April 4, 2011

    Students from Advanced Sport Management were at the Career Center this week practicing their interview skills and having their resumes critiqued.  Truman Faculty and Staff and members of the community volunteered to help with the mock interviews including Dr. Minner, Dean of the School of Health Sciences and Education, Polly Matteson, Assistant Director of the […]

  • Dr. Janice Young’s HLTH 440 Class Initiates AED Campaign

    March 31, 2011

    AED devices installed in businesses By Calli Price (from Truman Index) Published: Wednesday, March 30, 2011 Northeast Missouri Heart Health has teamed up with Professor Janice Young’s Health 440 class this semester to start a media campaign for the installation of Automated External Defibrillators in businesses around Kirksville. AEDs are machines used to assist someone […]

  • Atkinson Wins 2011 TOSA Medical Scholarship Award

    March 25, 2011

    Michael Atkinson received the 2011 TOSA Medical Entry Level Scholarship Award on March 18 at the Mid-America Athletic Trainers Association awards dinner in Omaha, NE.  The scholarship is selected on a combination of academic achievement, character, athletic training abilities, and a desire for a career in athletic training.  Michael received $500, complimentary registration for the […]

  • Matt Teeter (’03/’04) Selected as Principal at Smithville Middle School

    March 21, 2011

    (Smithville, Missouri) March 17, 2011—Todd Schuetz, Assistant Superintendent of the Smithville R-II School District in Smithville, Missouri announced the selection of Dr. Matt Teeter as the Smithville Middle School Principal beginning with the 2011-2012 school year.  Dr. Teeter is currently an assistant principal at Lakeview Middle School in the Park Hill School District where he […]

  • Summer Internships Available

    March 14, 2011

    The Department of Health and Senior Services has a USDA funded program for Summer Food Service sites that operates statewide.  The program may have some paid internships available for the St. Louis, Kansas City and Cape Girardeau areas this summer, perhaps when students would be in their hometowns.  The work would include visiting certain child […]

  • Ward is Fullbright Finalist

    February 16, 2011

    Ashley Ward, a senior Exercise Science major, is a Fulbright finalist for an English Teaching Assistantship in Spain. Fulbright Scholars are college graduates who travel abroad for a year to serve as ambassadors for their alma mater and the United States.  Congratulations and good luck to Ashley!

  • Students Develop New Exercise Course

    February 15, 2011

    Senior Exercise Science majors, Sadie Nelson and Ashley Ward are teaching a Student Initiated Lifetime Activity Course (SILAC) focusing on intense plyometric exercise and health lessons. The students are also conducting research on the impact the course has on various fitness measures including body composition, cardiovascular endurance, and power. Six days a week, 30 students […]

  • Athletic Training Education Storms the Capitol

    February 11, 2011

    On Tuesday, February 8th, 10 students and all five certified athletic trainers from the Truman Athletic Training Education Program travelled to Jefferson City, MO for Missouri Athletic Trainers’ Association’s Day at the Capitol. This year MOATA was advocating with legislators on two important issues: insurance reimbursement and head injury legislation. With a number of new legislators in office this […]

  • Health Science Students Turn Knowledge Into Action

    January 29, 2011

    Four HLTH 440 students (Kristen Siegler, Taylor Hockman, Jenna Osseck, and Anna Grinter) are working with the NEMO Heart Health sub-committee to create and publicize a campaign to promote automated external defibrillators (AEDs) throughout the community.  This two-pronged campaign exists: 1) for the general Kirksville community to understand the purpose of AEDs; and 2) for […]

  • Health Science Students to Present at National Conference

    January 26, 2011

    Four Truman State Health Science students will present at the American Association for Health Physical Education Recreation and Dance National Convention and Exhibition in San Diego, California on March 29, 2011.  Katharyn Emery,  Sarah Folks, Grace McGaughey and Brenda Goodwin will present their project “Grabbing Red Bull by the Horns.” Congratulations and good luck to […]

  • Page 20 of 23« First...10...1819202122...Last »